ERIC Number: ED116862
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Ehanna Woyakapi (History): History of the Sisseton Wahpeton Sioux Tribe. [Reprinted, 1973].
Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribe, Inc., SD.
Designed to foster pride and understanding on the part of the American Indian and the non-Indian respectively, this history was compiled to serve as a curriculum guide for elementary/secondary education. Divided into 8 chapters, the format is such that each chapter presents an outline, a time line, a narrative, map(s), and a bibliography. Chapters are titled as follows: (1) Origin and Migration of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Bands (early History, Middle History, History Since 1805, Permanent Homes); (2) Missions (Presbyterian Movement in Dakota Missions, Episcopalian Missions, Early Catholic Missions, Roman Catholic Movement); (3) Fur Trading (1660-1874); (4) Minnesota Uprising of 1862 (The Uprising, Expeditions, Establishment of the Four Forts, Scouts Camp, Brown's Ride, List of Chiefs); (5) Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux (Chief Red Iron of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Meeting with Governor Ramsey in 1852); (6) Lake Traverse Reservation (Superintendents and Agencies--1849-80, Establishment of Lake Traverse Reservation in 1867, Reservation Opening April 15, 1892); (7) Sisseton and Wahpeton Culture (Family System, Political Organization, Housing, Clothing, Ornaments, Handicrafts, Recreation, Food Gathering, Religion, Dances); (8) Century of Changes: Contemporary (Tribal Government, United Sioux Tribes of South Dakota Development Corporation, Tribal Council Action Since 1952, Leadership, Present Tribal Council Members). (JC)
Descriptors: American Indian Reservations, American Indians, Bibliographies, Change Agents, Cultural Background, Curriculum Guides, Elementary Secondary Education, Government (Administrative Body), History, Maps, Migration, Religion, Treaties, Tribes
ERIC/CRESS, Box 3AP, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003 (on loan)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribe, Inc., SD.
Identifiers - Location: South Dakota